08/08/2016 10:01 EDT | Updated 08/08/2016 11:59 EDT

Breastfeeding Problems: These Moms Are Keeping It Real


Motherhood is filled with all kinds of milestones, but one of the most beautiful of all is breastfeeding. However, just because nursing your baby is considered a magical bonding moment, doesn’t mean it’s always easy!

Just take a look at these #breastfeedingproblems from Instagram below. These moms are keeping it real.

It can be painful.

Let's hope this cabbage helps my achey boobs! 😭😂😳 #breàstfeedingproblems

A photo posted by Sarah Schield (@sarahfitandchic) on

You’re always on call.

He learned this thing he does when he wants milk 😂😂 its soooooo cute.... 😝☀️#sparrowhawk #breàstfeedingproblems

A video posted by Gabriel N Damaris (@themagichags) on

Leaks happen.

As does squirting. (Oops.)

#breastmilk spray. It happens! from @mother_deer - 💦💦💦 #breastfeedingproblems #breastfeeding

A photo posted by Nurse & Pump - Pump Hands Free (@pumpstrap) on

Reaching anything is a struggle.

You become a milk machine.

Your wardrobe takes forever to choose.

You’re always hungry…

And so is your baby.

Multi-tasking becomes a challenge.

There’s awkward grabbing.

Sure, scratch my face off, I don't need it 😂😏 #boobbaby #breàstfeedingproblems

A photo posted by Nikki Johnson Leverett (@shewhoshallnotbenamed90) on

Teeth become your worst nightmare.

Teeth!!! 😁💙 He's getting so big! Luckily it's not the top, yet! Lol #breàstfeedingproblems #teething

A photo posted by Megan Patterson💚🌟 (@itworks_meganp) on

Ouch. #breastfeedingproblems

A photo posted by Liz Shields (@lizshields93) on

Two words: uneven boobs.

🦁🐍🐙🐵 Can you tell what side he ate from last? 😕😂 #breàstfeedingproblems

A photo posted by Liz Shields (@lizshields93) on


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